Dream11 Fantasy Soccer: Newcastle United v. Liverpool Preview
Dream11 Fantasy Soccer: Newcastle United v. Liverpool Preview

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Match Preview

Newcastle United will face Liverpool in match day 37 in the English Premier League (EPL) at the St. James' Park on Saturday.

The game is poised to be an exciting one, as Newcastle will look to play spoiler to Liverpool's title chase, with the Reds likely needing victories in their last two matches to possibly finish ahead of Manchester City.

Newcastle have managed to register five wins and two draws in last 10 Premier League matches, lifting them to 13th in the table with 42 points. As far as team news is concerned, the Magpies will be without record-signing Miguel Almiron while Ayoze Perez is questionable with a hip injury.

On the other hand, Liverpool could be low on confidence and exhausted after suffering a draining 3-0 defeat against FC Barcelona in the first leg of the Champions League semi-final on Wednesday. Therefore, manager Jurgen Klopp will have a big job to do to motivate his players, as his team is very much still in the mix to claim their first league title in more than two decades.

Despite the loss to Barcelona, Liverpool come in off five consecutive Premier League victories, with their most recent a 5-0 win over Huddersfield. The Reds will be boosted by the return of striker Roberto Firmino, who missed the Huddersfield match due to injury. However, midfielder Naby Keita will miss out because of an injury suffered against Barcelona.

In the previous six meetings between both teams, Liverpool clearly have an

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Azeem Siddiqui
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